Cukui Presents: Morbid Beauty

Ben Russel is a Full-Time, Freelance Artist since 2011. A Graduate of San Jose State, in Film and Studio Art. He has performed live painting shows in front of crowds, exhibited at Comic Book and Horror Conventions, and has had paintings featured at Art Galleries in San Francisco and Los Angeles.

His portfolio contains a wide range of work, from realism portraits of his fans across the globe, to fully colored compositions of tattooed pin-ups, to expressionistic oil paintings. His love for comics, horror, movies (just about anything fun and entertaining), is evident through his work and in person.

Aside from being an artist, he is also a self-help advocate, who promotes personal freedom through creativity and passion. Hence the mantra: “Live Free and Create…”


229 Jackson Street
San Jose, CA 95112
October 13th, 2017
7 pm-10pm